Watauga County School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 10 public schools managed by Watauga County School District serving 4,402 students in Sugar Grove, North Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Watauga County School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Sugar Grove Bel Elementary School
    138 Bethel School Rd
    Sugar Grove, NC 28679
    (828)297-2240

    Grades: K-8 | 175 students
  • Blowing Rock Blowing Rock Elementary School
    165 Morris Street
    Blowing Rock, NC 28605
    (828)295-3204

    Grades: K-8 | 348 students
  • Vilas Cove Creek Elementary School
    930 Vanderpool Rd
    Vilas, NC 28692
    (828)297-2781

    Grades: PK-8 | 297 students
  • Boone Green Valley Elementary School
    189 Big Hill Road
    Boone, NC 28607
    (828)264-3606

    Grades: PK-8 | 375 students
  • Boone Hardin Park Elementary School
    361 Jefferson Road
    Boone, NC 28607
    (828)264-8481

    Grades: PK-8 | 804 students
  • Zionville Mabel Elementary School
    404 Mabel School Road
    Zionville, NC 28698
    (828)297-2512

    Grades: K-8 | 188 students
  • Boone Parkway Elementary School
    160 Parkway School Dr
    Boone, NC 28607
    (828)264-3032

    Grades: PK-8 | 518 students
  • Sugar Grove Valle Crucis Elementary School
    2998 Broadstone Road
    Sugar Grove, NC 28679
    (828)963-4712

    Grades: PK-8 | 346 students
  • Boone Watauga High School
    300 Go Pioneers Drive
    Boone, NC 28607
    (828)264-2407

    Grades: 9-12 | 1351 students
  • Boone Watauga Innovation Academy
    300 Go Pioneers Dr
    Boone, NC 28607
    (919)807-3300

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students

Overview

School District NameWatauga County School District
# of Schools10
# of Students4,402
# of Teachers357
Student : Teacher Ratio12
# of Male Students2,212
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,190
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.25
# of American Indian Students8
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students57
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students375
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students51
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,785
% White Students
86%
# of Hawaiian Students4
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students122
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:90
# of Students in Kindergarten:323
# of Students in 1st Grade:352
# of Students in 2nd Grade:351
# of Students in 3rd Grade:358
# of Students in 4th Grade:324
# of Students in 5th Grade:327
# of Students in 6th Grade:301
# of Students in 7th Grade:319
# of Students in 8th Grade:306
# of Students in 9th Grade:354
# of Students in 10th Grade:372
# of Students in 11th Grade:330
# of Students in 12th Grade:295
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Watauga County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Watauga County School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Watauga County School District and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Watauga County School District and graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,384 is higher than the state average of $8,969. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,883 is higher than the state average of $8,766. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
Total Revenue$52 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Watauga County School District and average revenue for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$50 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Watauga County School District and average spending for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,384$8,969
This chart display average revenue per student in Watauga County School District and average revenue per student in NC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,883$8,766
This chart display average spending per student in Watauga County School District and average spending per student in NC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Watauga County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.25, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in the district is Hardin Park Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.